2020 speed dating
Monday 10th April, -, Hall 3 BICC Let's kick off the BNA2017 Festival of Neuroscience in style!Delegates are invited to attend the welcome reception on the first night of the Festival and take the opportunity to chat with old colleagues or to meet new friends and associates over nibbles and a glass of wine amongst the large and bustling exhibition space.
An exciting fast-paced session which will give attendees a flavour of the whole festival and highlight top posters to visit later in the meeting.As you probably know by now, Welcome Matchmaking events happen within larger events and aim to act as a ‘speed-dating´ sessions to connect carefully selected startups and investors.However, this particular event, ‘Speed dating with Investors with Cars’ was the genius brainchild of Welcome and partner In this event, shiny black Audi cars picked up startups to pitch their idea to investors while taking a ride around the block.In 2016 all three winners were UK neuroscientists, and two of them former Presidents of the BNA (just going to show how good BNA membership is for your career! The prize recognised their ground-breaking research on the cellular and molecular basis of Long-Term Potentiation (LTP) and the demonstration that this form of synaptic plasticity underpins spatial memory and learning.Two of the three 2016 winners, Graham Collingridge and Tim Bliss, will be in conversation with 2012 winner Karen Steel and BNA President Professor John Aggleton over drinks and canapes, with plenty of chance for discussion with the audience.
From there, you will be able to complete the submission form.